Boyd E. Church, age 85, of Festus, passed away on Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center. He was a retired safety engineer inspector for AA Safety Consulting Firm. He was also a veteran of the United States Marines who served his country in World War II and was a member of the VFW Post #3777 of Festus.
Born November 29, 1925, in Sikeston, Missouri to the late Thomas M. and Jetty (Smith) Church. He was married to the late Betty (Page) M. Church who passed away in 2006. He is survived by his daughters: Boydette (Tim) Shell of St Louis, MO and Pam (Todd) Linderer of Festus, MO, 4 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren, brother: Bucky Church of St Louis, MO and sisters: Maybelle, Ruby and Reva. In addition to his parents and wife, he was also preceded in death by his sons: Mark Church and Kirk Church and brother: Lloyd Church.